State Capitol News

Kyl Sworn in to Fill McCain's Seat

Sep 5, 2018
AP Photo/Cliff Owen

Republican Jon Kyl of Arizona, who served three terms in the Senate before retiring in 2012, was sworn in Wednesday to fill the seat left open by the death of Sen. John McCain.

The Arizona Republic

Arizona's attorney general is calling for legislation to lend more oversight to the state's charter schools in response to a recent investigation by The Arizona Republic into financial dealings at a major online school.

Thousands Line Up to Say Goodbye to John McCain

Aug 31, 2018
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

Thousands of people lined up for blocks outside the U.S. Capitol Friday to say goodbye to John McCain as officials, relatives and friends paid their tributes inside to the Vietnam hero and longtime senator lying in state under the majestic dome.

An Arizona ballot initiative aimed at increasing transparency for money in politics won't be on the November ballot.

AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin

Sen. John McCain has left Arizona for the last time as he makes his final flight to Washington, D.C.